What is another word for thick-skulled?

47 synonyms found


[ θˈɪkskˈʌld], [ θˈɪkskˈʌld], [ θ_ˈɪ_k_s_k_ˈʌ_l_d]

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How to use "Thick-skulled" in context?

Thick-skulled is an adj epithet used to describe an individual with a large skull, which is characteristic of Homo sapiens and some extinct human species. The thick skull is thought to confer protection from head injuries and increases the depth of the cranium, giving more space for the brain. The thick skull is also thought to play a role in human cognitive abilities, such as intelligence and communication. Thick-skulled individuals may have an advantage in complex physical and social environments.

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